What’s It About?
The Bad Beginning introduces to the Baudelaire’s and their odd surroundings. It is the story of how they became orphans and met a terrible man who will be both their legal guardian, man who is trying to murder them and greatest enemy all in one. Olaf is the ultimate villain. A sadistic man that is strangely likeable in his quirkiness and ability to transform his character at the click of a finger. This book is one of the epic story the children go through is the story of how they come to meet this evil villain who will spend a lot of time trying to get his talentless hands on their fortune.
Is It Worth My Time?
Immediately you are immersed in the writing and bizarre world of Lemony Snicket. It’s unique in it’s simplicity and complexity at the same time. He really knows how to write for both children and adults, which is probably why these books are well loved by both. This books is a masterclass in how to write an appealing, exciting tale. It’s ironic that the author himself is continuously explicit at trying to put the reader off reading any more of the unfortunate tale. I would very confidently say that this book at the very least is worth your time. You are enriching your life and mind to read Lemony Snicket’s work.
Is It Oddlandish Certified?
I would rate The Bad Beginning as ODDLANDIS/ODDLANDISH. Keep in mind that it is not perfect, so I can’t give it the perfect rating. Still, this book is one of the greats.
READ THIS BOOK. The characters are diverse and well thought out. Every person is represented in this. Lemony Snicket knows how to write (he is fictional too) and this makes you want to read and read. it’s easy to get lost in the stories. You can read this book in a couple of hours if you really focused. It’s not a massive undertaking and you are rewarded with the beginning of a story you will be immediately engrossed in. Be one of the cool kids and read Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate events, because life is short and these books will go down in history. Look forward to more reviews of these wonderful, amazing books. This first book in the Series Of Unfortunate Events has everything that I love in a book. It’s different, odd, peculiar and fantastic. It is up there with Harry Potter. They are LITERALLY THE BEST!
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